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Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 11:21 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,051
Posted By TurboDenny
We'll see. I'm mainly concerned about the...

We'll see. I'm mainly concerned about the driveshaft. I'm going to use a 1 piece aluminum shaft. Would also allow me to set the engine back a little further. Like I said, we'll see.

Haven't...
Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 04:07 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,051
Posted By TurboDenny
The "ears" on either side are getting cut off....

The "ears" on either side are getting cut off. It's no larger than a 4l80 or T56 bellhousing once that's done. 3" shouldn't be a problem at all, especially if it makes a turn beforehand and heads for...
Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 03:01 PM
Replies: 246
Views: 25,538
Posted By TurboDenny
This car is absolutely insane.

This car is absolutely insane.
Forum: projects & restorations Yesterday, 02:30 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,051
Posted By TurboDenny
Started working on the T6 swap. Received my...

Started working on the T6 swap. Received my bellhousing adapter for the TH400 last week from KL Racing, and am currently working with Roger Dee to get an adapter made up for the torque converter....
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 02:24 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,036
Posted By TurboDenny
Should have clarified, that is fully backed into...

Should have clarified, that is fully backed into the trans.
Forum: performance & modifications Yesterday, 11:53 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,036
Posted By TurboDenny
Let me get out in the garage and make some...

Let me get out in the garage and make some measurements :)

Edit: Gap from converter to adapter is ~.360"
Forum: performance & modifications 08-20-2018, 04:09 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 343
Posted By TurboDenny
Correct. ...

Correct.

https://farm2.staticflickr.com/1835/42353070890_4208fec6cb_c.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/27wAyqb)
Forum: performance & modifications 08-20-2018, 03:40 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,036
Posted By TurboDenny
The pilot for the converter would not reach the...

The pilot for the converter would not reach the adapter if I did it that way. Yet another thing you'd have to machine.

Roger specifies that his adapter only work with 10.75" pattern converters for...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-20-2018, 01:40 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,036
Posted By TurboDenny
I sent him and e-mail earlier. We'll see what he...

I sent him and e-mail earlier. We'll see what he says.

The entire diameter of the adapter will need to change.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-20-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,036
Posted By TurboDenny
This morning I drilled the flexplate out for the...

This morning I drilled the flexplate out for the adapter to bolt to and I ran into an issue. The adapter pattern is too small to get the bolts in once the flexplate is bolted to the crank. You can...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-17-2018, 06:51 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,036
Posted By TurboDenny
This is the vertical adapter. The converter...

This is the vertical adapter.

The converter is sitting all the way back in the photos. The Gap is a bit larger than it looks, ~.300" or more. I'd like to see half that.

The issue I'm seeing is...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-17-2018, 04:50 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 561
Posted By TurboDenny
<a title="Twin Turbo Thread"...

<a title="Twin Turbo Thread" href="http://forums.tbforums.com/showthread.php?t=163269">Twin Turbo Thread</a>

Only one I've seen moving under it's own power is a factory twin turbo 2jz swap :-P
Forum: performance & modifications 08-16-2018, 11:02 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,036
Posted By TurboDenny
Correct. Normally 1/8" is a recommended gap for...

Correct. Normally 1/8" is a recommended gap for most GM transmissions.

I'm going to drill the flexplate to fit the adapter, and find someone to machine some spacers 1/4" or 5/16" to move the...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-16-2018, 07:19 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,036
Posted By TurboDenny
Received my adapter from KL Racing today. 1 week...

Received my adapter from KL Racing today. 1 week from placing the order to my doorstep is impressive to me. It's a pretty nice piece. My complaint is the threaded holes for the trans bellhousing are...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-14-2018, 04:52 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,051
Posted By TurboDenny
Thanks! You're not wrong, but I will...

Thanks!



You're not wrong, but I will be going for more of a street\strip car, and consistently rowing gears down the 1320 is a challenge. I'd like to pick up a 242 eventually and make it...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-13-2018, 02:48 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 494
Posted By TurboDenny
Will be pretty aggressive on the front without...

Will be pretty aggressive on the front without some camber, but manageable.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-13-2018, 11:37 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 673
Posted By TurboDenny
My Efan setup works well even in stand still...

My Efan setup works well even in stand still traffic, but I don't have AC.

I use a Dakota fan controller for ramp up on the fan, sudden large loads aren't great for the charging system. Use a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 08-11-2018, 02:23 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 467
Posted By TurboDenny
Air for the HVAC is drawn from outside the car,...

Air for the HVAC is drawn from outside the car, so as your speed increases air is being forced into the ducting. Recirc is short for Recirculate, in which air is recycled inside the vehicle instead...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-10-2018, 06:50 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,036
Posted By TurboDenny
They are awesome transmissions. I've driven the...

They are awesome transmissions. I've driven the 8L90 in the c7 Z06 and the 10 speed in the new ZL1. Would definitely be cool to have one.

Not sure how tuning them would happen. They are quite...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-10-2018, 05:56 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,036
Posted By TurboDenny
Those transmissions are absolutely massive....

Those transmissions are absolutely massive. Roughly the same size as a 6L90 and they dwarf a 4L80. Stuffing one in a 240 would require a custom trans tunnel more than likely.

The 8L45 may be a...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-10-2018, 04:20 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,417
Posted By TurboDenny
I like this. This is good.

I like this. This is good.
Forum: performance & modifications 08-10-2018, 01:55 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,036
Posted By TurboDenny
The adapter plate has all of the holes for the...

The adapter plate has all of the holes for the TH400. No drilling or tapping needed.

If you bolted a TH400 to an LS only 5/6 will be there, and you'd have to drill and tap the hole circled in the...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-08-2018, 12:31 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,036
Posted By TurboDenny
I ordered a bellhousing adapter from KL today....

I ordered a bellhousing adapter from KL today. When it shows up ill bolt it all together and take some measurements.

Been talking with a gentleman on Instagram today, and he had a converter made...
Forum: projects & restorations 08-07-2018, 05:29 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 6,051
Posted By TurboDenny
It's put back together again! Really lost...

It's put back together again! Really lost interest in this thing over the past few months, but it feels great to see it rolling again! Just a stock redblock and M47 for now while I figure out the...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-07-2018, 05:20 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,036
Posted By TurboDenny
Correct, and the LS engines don't use one of the...

Correct, and the LS engines don't use one of the bolt holes just to the right of the top hole.

https://farm1.staticflickr.com/938/43913528121_4a2ba6373b.jpg (https://flic.kr/p/29UuiZc)
Forum: performance & modifications 08-07-2018, 04:36 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,036
Posted By TurboDenny
That's a pretty wicked rig he has! Thanks for the...

That's a pretty wicked rig he has! Thanks for the info.

Good to know the KL Racing adapter does indeed work. He mentions using a Deeworks torque converter adapter, is he referring the one used on...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-07-2018, 07:14 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,036
Posted By TurboDenny
GM Automagic Behind A Whiteblock.

Does anyone currently have a working example of a GM automatic trans behind a whiteblock? I'm itching to swap a T6 into my 244 rather than a 16v, but I would like to use the TH400 sitting on my...
Forum: performance & modifications 08-06-2018, 09:43 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 782
Posted By TurboDenny
My experience with them has been okay. If they...

My experience with them has been okay. If they run more than 20 minutes without grenading they will probably be alright.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-29-2018, 11:17 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 7,505
Posted By TurboDenny
Looks ridiculously good so far. I'm impressed.

Looks ridiculously good so far. I'm impressed.
Forum: projects & restorations 07-26-2018, 07:13 AM
Replies: 1,112
Views: 164,212
Posted By TurboDenny
If you want more practice you can fly out here...

If you want more practice you can fly out here and paint mine too. :x:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-26-2018, 07:03 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 702
Posted By TurboDenny
Before I got into gearboxes, I was always under...

Before I got into gearboxes, I was always under the illusion that gears moved, and they do in a sliding mesh box.

Good ol' video from Eaton I used to watch on gearboxes when I started working on...
Forum: performance & modifications 07-23-2018, 01:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,538
Posted By TurboDenny
Oil squirty things are not that big of a deal,...

Oil squirty things are not that big of a deal, and are exceptionally easy to add to any block, for cheap. JohnV even has a jig floating around I believe.

It would not be a deciding factor for me...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-23-2018, 11:38 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 590
Posted By TurboDenny
I cut them into smaller pieces for everyone...

I cut them into smaller pieces for everyone else's sake.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-20-2018, 06:54 AM
Replies: 97
Views: 13,007
Posted By TurboDenny
I'm wondering the same thing since there is an...

I'm wondering the same thing since there is an option for closing the deck. Do we really need to source B6284 blocks for their strength over the B6304? The B6304 head is superior, so it would be nice...
Forum: projects & restorations 07-17-2018, 05:46 PM
Replies: 1,112
Views: 164,212
Posted By TurboDenny
You can keep holding out on the rest of them. As...

You can keep holding out on the rest of them. As long as I get mine :oogle:
Forum: projects & restorations 07-17-2018, 04:24 PM
Replies: 1,112
Views: 164,212
Posted By TurboDenny
You and I both :nod:

You and I both :nod:
Forum: performance & modifications 07-17-2018, 12:18 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 745
Posted By TurboDenny
From a price standpoint that's pretty tough to...

From a price standpoint that's pretty tough to beat. Bronze bushings alone are ~$60. I'd be concerned on the quality, but you can order one and find out for us. :)
Forum: projects & restorations 07-15-2018, 06:16 AM
Replies: 1,112
Views: 164,212
Posted By TurboDenny
Bruhhhhh, where be the updates.

Bruhhhhh, where be the updates.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-12-2018, 12:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 788
Posted By TurboDenny
I think it's a very well done car. Good...

I think it's a very well done car.

Good color combo, clean, and simple.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-10-2018, 04:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 855
Posted By TurboDenny
Deleting Brake Distribution Block.

As I'm wrapping up the install on my ATS brake upgrade on my 244, I noticed the distribution block was damp. Upon attempting to break free one of the brake lines the entire port broke off the block....
Forum: performance & modifications 07-08-2018, 11:07 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,102
Posted By TurboDenny
Pretty impressive little 8v. Even more...

Pretty impressive little 8v.

Even more impressive 1031 :omg:
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 07-06-2018, 10:33 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,129
Posted By TurboDenny
I use silicone.

I use silicone.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2018, 11:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 896
Posted By TurboDenny
Little turbo lights quick on a 6 liter. Probably...

Little turbo lights quick on a 6 liter. Probably a dangerously fun setup.
Forum: performance & modifications 07-04-2018, 10:12 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 15,529
Posted By TurboDenny
Well that's some good news I suppose. That cam...

Well that's some good news I suppose. That cam was out to the trash until you decided to measure it. Glad I sent it your way!
Forum: performance & modifications 07-01-2018, 08:29 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,365
Posted By TurboDenny
400hp on a 6.0 is almost effortless. Bolt-ons and...

400hp on a 6.0 is almost effortless. Bolt-ons and a small cam will be 400whp.

I still vote for the VR6 though. Best sounding engine in the world imo.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-18-2018, 04:57 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 886
Posted By TurboDenny
Had this issue with my 240 before, and it ended...

Had this issue with my 240 before, and it ended up being the nut on top was bottoming out on the threads before actually clamping down on the strut mount.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-16-2018, 06:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,188
Posted By TurboDenny
What are you concerned about? According to...

What are you concerned about?

According to the picture taken by a potato it all seems to be there.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-11-2018, 09:45 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,384
Posted By TurboDenny
^^ The weight of the B23 rotating assembly...

^^

The weight of the B23 rotating assembly is ridiculous. I'd vote B230 in any situation.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 06-11-2018, 08:36 AM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,039
Posted By TurboDenny
Well... That's unfortunate.

Well... That's unfortunate.
Forum: performance & modifications 06-07-2018, 06:59 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,095
Posted By TurboDenny
I attempted this as well and couldn't source the...

I attempted this as well and couldn't source the connectors needed. Just cut the pigtail and pull the wires back through the harness.
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